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nydailynews.com Updated Apr 21, 2013
Cautionary tales abound, and they often begin with a famously deceptive event that occurred on May 27, 1985. That was when the Celtics manhandled the Lakers in Boston Garden, 148-114, and made it appear as if Los Angeles didn’t belong on the same courtShare Tweet
Three thoughts from the Spurs 91-79 victory over the visiting Lakers on Sunday in Game 1 of their first-round series:Share Tweet
Kobe Needs A Distraction, Phil Jackson Recommends A Crazy-Ass Bookdeadspin.com Apr 21, 2013Kobe Bryant won't be playing later this afternoon when the Lakers tip-off against the San Antonio Spurs and he needs something to distract him from that painful reality. Luckily, his former coach is around to help. Read more...Share Tweet
Lee Jenkins: Game 1 win shows what Chris Paul has built in Los AngelesCNNSI.com Apr 21, 2013LOS ANGELES -- For seven minutes in the fourth quarter Chris Paul sat on the bench, in his blue and gray sweat-suit, watching the team he may stick with for the next five years of his life. He saw Blake Griffin spar with Zach Randolph. He saw Jamal Craw…Share Tweet
No Lobs Required: The Grizzlies were supposed to have an edge in th…CNNSI.com Apr 21, 2013The Grizzlies were supposed to have an edge in the paint, but Chris Paul's big supporting cast stepped up to the task in the Clippers' 112-91 win in Game 1, writes Lee Jenkins.Share Tweet
Sources: Cavs Reach Out To Phil JacksonApr 21Brian Windhorst on the Cavaliers reaching out to Phil Jackson about their head coach vacancy.
Duncan, Spurs Set The ToneApr 21Tim Duncan talks about the Spurs Game 1 win over the Lakers following a 3-7 finish to the regular season.
Spurs Roll Past Lakers In Game 1Apr 21Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili combine for 53 points in the Spurs' 91-79 win over the Lakers.
Gasol to Howard alley-oopApr 21Pau Gasol tosses the alley-oop to Dwight Howard.